An Exclusive Event for
Life Sciences Learning Executives and Leaders

LTEN Learning Executive Forum

Reception & Forum: March 21-22, 2022
Location: Gaylord Rockies, Aurora, CO

This exclusive peer-driven event is developed and led by life sciences training executives. The forum provides you the opportunity to connect with other senior L&D leaders and discuss novel strategies to lead your teams through uncertainty and change.

Past years have featured influential leaders and business professionals Carla Harris and Kelly Palmer, sharing insights on how to develop future-proof, resilient and inclusive teams. This year’s agenda will be released December 2021.

Who Attends

Meet the Participants

The Learning Executive Forum is an invitation-only event developed for senior-level learning leaders in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and diagnostics space.

In addition to the LTEN Board of Directors, you’ll also meet other senior L&D leaders who understand the unique challenges of leading teams through rapid change, turbulence and the unkown. Here are just a small handful of past participants:

  • Associate Director Training, AbbVie
  • Head of Learning & Development, AbbVie Canada
  • Executive Director, L&D, Allergan
  • Sr. Director, Commercial Learning, AmerisourceBergen
  • Sr. Director, Sales Training, AmerisourceBergen
  • Director of US Learning and Performance, Amgen
  • Executive Director CL+D, Astellas
  • Vice President of Commercial Development, B. Braun Medical
  • Director Mobile Learning & Curriculum Development, B. Braun Medical
  • Sr. Director Sales Learning & Development, Bausch Health
  • Director, Learning and Development, Bayer
  • Director Sales Enablement, Beckton Dickenson
  • Global Director, Sales Education, Bioventus
  • Leader, Global Therapeutic Operations (commercial) Training, Bioverativ
  • Director Business & Leadership Development, Boehringer Ingelheim
  • Sr. Director Global Medical Affairs L&D, Celgene
  • Director, Commercial Training and Development, Clovis Oncology
  • Sr. Director, Commercial Capabilities & Training, Collegium Pharmaceutical
  • Director of Sales Training, Coopersurgical
  • Director of Commercial Training and Development, Covance Inc.
  • Head of Global Sales Force Effectiveness, EMD Serono
  • Sr. Director Training, Endo Pharmaceuticals
  • Director, Instructional Design & Technologies, Genentech
  • Senior Director, Commercial Learning & Development, Gilead Sciences
  • Director of Commercial Learning & Development, Grifols
  • Director of Learning & Development, Harmony Biosciences
  • Director Sales Training, Indivior
  • Director- Sales Training (OTT), Integra LifeSciences
  • VP, Global Learning & Development, IPSEN
  • Head, Commercial Training & Development, Kyowa Kirin
  • Director of Training, Merz North America, Inc.
  • VP, Head of Global Sales Training, Mylan
  • VP of Sales and Training, Neos Therapeutics
  • Leadership Development – SMDP Lead, Novartis Oncology
  • Director, Sales Training Ops & Enablement, Olympus Corporation of the Americas
  • Senior Director, Training & Development, Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc
  • Director, NA Sales Training & Enablement Operations, Philips
  • Sr. Director of Sales Training, North America, Philips
  • Senior Director, Learning & Development, PTC Therapeutics
  • Director, Training, RedHill Biopharma
  • Director, Commercial Training Immunology, Regeneron Health Solutions
  • Head, Commercial Education, Roche Diagnostics
  • Head, Medical Training, Sanofi Genzyme
  • Director-Commercial Training-Dermatology, Respiratory, Sanofi Genzyme
  • Director, Commercial Training, Sarepta
  • US L & D Lead-Hematology, Patient Services, Leadership Development, Shire Pharmaceuticals
  • Head of US L&D, Shire US
  • Vice President Virtual Education Solutions, Siemens Healthineers
  • Director of Sales Training, Synergy Pharmaceuticals
  • Associate Director of Sales Training, Takeda Oncology
  • Head of US Performance Training; UCB
  • Head of Corporate Learning  and Development, United Therapeutics Corporation
  • VP Corporate Leadership Dev and Training, Verastem Oncology
  • Central Regional Business Director, Head of Training, Viela Bio


Event Registration

Registration for the 2021 event is not yet open. Invitations will go out in November 2021.

**Current senior-level L&D executives ONLY (directors and above for a pharmaceutical, biotech or medical device or diagnostics organization). Those wishing to attend this event must request an invitation. ALL registrations are subject to approval.**

  • Welcome Reception on Monday Night
  • Interactive Roundtable Discussions on Tuesday

As a VIP guest, LTEN will cover all costs associated with your registration (a value of $1,995) which includes a welcome reception, breakfast, lunch and refreshment breaks. Note: Hotel accommodations and travel are not included with your registration. Discounted room rate expires on February 15 and they will sell out.

Sponsoring the Forum


Sponsorship opportunities are extremely limited for this intimate, exclusive event. If you are interested in participating as a sponsor, please contact Gregg Haunroth, LTEN director of sales, at

Click here to request more information about Sponsorship Opportunities.

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About the Organizer

About LTEN

The Life Sciences Trainers & Educators Network (LTEN formerly SPBT) is a worldwide 501(c)(3) nonprofit association dedicated to supporting the professional goals of trainers in the life sciences, inclusive of medical device and diagnostic, pharmaceutical, and biotech companies.

Only LTEN specializes in meeting the needs of life sciences learning professionals. LTEN shares the knowledge of industry leaders, provides insight into new technologies , offers innovative solutions and communities of practice that grow careers and organizational capabilities.

Our mission is to be the essential resource for life sciences trainer education and networking; enabling members to harness their collective knowledge, apply leading-edge technology and deliver world class learning.

If you have received an invitation or have not already submitted a request for an invitation, you can submit a request hereThe planning committee will review all submissions and you will be notified accordingly.

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